Weekend Kick-Off Cocktail: Thyme + Strawberry Cocktail

After a week of long-anticipated spring weather, I’m in the mood for al fresco cocktails and plenty of city exploring. To start the weekend off on the right food, I’m mixing up this strawberry cocktail recipe from Jjbegonia.

JJBegonia Cocktail

Strawberry Thyme Cocktail

Strawberry Cocktail*all photos + recipe from the adorable Jjbegonia

1 Pint Strawberries, Sliced
3 Sprigs Fresh Thyme
2 Cups Water
2/3 Cup Sugar
Black Pepper


  1. Over low heat, mix sugar, water, and strawberries in a saucepan. Sim for half an hour to create a thick syrupy substance.
  2. Add thyme and a pinch of black pepper. Cook on low for an additional 10 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat and allow the syrup to cool. Ddscard the thyme stems.
  4. Combine 1 part of your favorite vodka and 2 parts syrup over ice.

2 thoughts on “Weekend Kick-Off Cocktail: Thyme + Strawberry Cocktail

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s